Started in light. Owners vow to reopen as soon as possible.
The owners of the burning Bridgeton Landfill have agreed to continue providing carbon monoxide data to the state on a monthly basis to help emergency planners understand the proximity of the fire to the nearby nuclear waste in the West Lake Landfill.
At issue in the case is carbon monoxide data from the north quarry that emergency planners claim is vital to map the exact whereabouts of the moving underground fire.
A man who admitted scheming with his ex-wife in setting a string of arson fires to bilk insurers out of hundreds of thousands of dollars was sentenced Monday.
A national radioactive waste watchdog says West Lake Landfill’s underground garbage fire is the only landfill with that problem.
In addition to money for police and fire equipment, it would include money for city streets and bridges, upkeep of city buildings, and the demolition of abandoned buildings around town.
A trial is scheduled to begin Monday morning in the Brownie the Dog Trial.
St. Louis fire officials say a man was killed in an apartment building fire that sent about a half dozen other people to hospitals.
Multiple departments battling 3 alarm blaze
Victim’s name will be released after family members are notified